The Object

The 1866 Smith & Wesson Model 1 Second Issue .22 Rim Fire revolver. 7" barrel, brass, wood inlay. Tip-up style.
From the Robert M. Storman Collection at Hofstra University.
This object represents a part of the history of American gun culture. For more information on the style of pistol
and the history surrounding it, view the links on the left.

Close up of the marking "Smith & wesson Springfield Mass," which marks the revolver as authentic.

Close up of the serial number which helps track and date the revolver. Number 101,467

Photos by author (Emma Lagan)

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